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Kyle Turris (Marc DesRosiers-US PRESSWIRE)

Kyle Turris Off To a Howling Start in Ottawa

. We hope that (he’s) a second-line centre iceman that will come in here and play real hard. I believe he is a very talented young man. Given the type […]

by · January 22, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Is the play-off grit there to succeed? (Icon SMI)

Optimism Abounds For Phoenix Coyotes and Fans

A tired, beaten and upset Phoenix Coyotes was the last fans saw of the league’s enfant terribles. The deep playoff run of last season could’ve been what catapulted the desert […]

by · January 12, 2013 · Comments are Disabled · Phoenix Coyotes
Buchnevich's playing style is close to fellow countryman, Vladimir Tarasenko.

Tarasenko Adds Offensive Boost to St. Louis Lineup

Great things come to those who wait. This is true for Blues management and fans alike, as Russian prospect and 2010 first-round draft choice Vladimir Tarasenko has a signed a […]

by · June 3, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Free Agents, KHL, Prospects, St Louis Blues
Kyle Turris Trade Paying Huge Dividends For Sens

Kyle Turris Trade Paying Huge Dividends For Sens

I bet that when Ottawa Senators GM Bryan Murray goes to sleep at night, he goes with a big smile on his face. And really, why shouldn’t he? The young […]

by · January 20, 2012 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators
Brayden Schenn at Team Canada World Junior Camp

NHL Rookies: Studs and Duds- Part II

The good news for this years NHL rookie class is that the players who have succeeded expectations in their first season far outnumber those who haven’t quite met them. While […]

by · December 21, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · News/Commentary
Ottawa Senators – Top 5 Prospects

Ottawa Senators – Top 5 Prospects

  When the Senators fell in the rankings last season, it certainly wasn’t into a nice, big, fluffy pile of feathers.  It was more like hitting a rut in the […]

Senators rookies – Cowen and Rundblad ready to step up?

Senators rookies – Cowen and Rundblad ready to step up?

Oshawa plays host to hopefuls from four teams By Terrance Gavan – Ottawa Sens It all starts this weekend. For a group of rookie hockey hopefuls. Hot shots, big tots and […]

by · September 11, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · Ottawa Senators, Pittsburgh Penguins, Prospects
2011/2012 NHL Season Predictions: Eastern Conference

2011/2012 NHL Season Predictions: Eastern Conference

Eastern Conference // Western Conference With most teams kicking off training camp this week, preseason hockey right around the corner and puck drop slightly less than a month away, you […]

by · September 10, 2011 · 29 comments · Uncategorized
Time to Open Up Kindergarten on Ottawa’s Blue Line

Time to Open Up Kindergarten on Ottawa’s Blue Line

For every hockey team there comes that point where they have to decide whether the team it has can accomplish what it was intended to do (win), or if it […]

by · August 30, 2011 · 23 comments · Ottawa Senators, Prospects
Erik Karlsson and Daniel Alfredsson are Leading the Way Offensively in Ottawa (Andrew Rodger THW)

5 Predictions for the 2011-2012 Ottawa Senators

With NHL training camps opening in less than a month, the thoughts of puck heads turn to all matters icebound. The local magazine racks are rifled in search of the […]

by · August 24, 2011 · 2 comments · Ottawa Senators
Jason Spezza has his sights set on bringing home a gold medal for Team Canada (

Senators Well Represented at World Championships

The Ottawa Senators are well represented at the World Hockey Championships that began on Friday in Kosice and Brantislava, Slovakia. Another year without post-season action in the nation’s capital has […]

by · April 30, 2011 · Comments are Disabled · International Hockey, Ottawa Senators
Zack Kassian {Anna Taylor - Flickr}

NHL Top 100 Prospect Rankings (Part 2: 51 to 75)

#61 Zack Kassian BUF F Drafted: 2009-13th

One-Timer: Kassian is one of the OHL’s toughest players and doesn’t shy away from donnybrooks, but needs to show more discipline after sometimes taking needless penalties. (Since I wrote that portion for my 2009 draft profile, he unfortunately took it to a new level last season.)There is no doubting the size, skill and energy he brings to the table, but he does need to continue to work on his skating and likewise getting quicker.